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Author: Alexandra Ripley

Best Part About the Book: Ummm. Hmmm. That’s a toughie. I’ll get back to you on that one.

What’s Missing: Character development, staying true to the portrayals that were so beloved of Margaret Mitchell’s, and good writing.

I read this book because I was desperate to get more information on the outcome of Scarlett and Rhett’s relationship. Ripley changed their story into a torrid romance novel and the only thing that stayed true to Scarlett’s character was an occasional “Fiddle-dee-dee.” Gone With the Wind lovers, read it if you must. But I feel confident that afterwards, you will continue to choose to decide for yourself how Scarlett’s life really turned out.

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars

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